College of Arts and Sciences
Kansas State University
113 Eisenhower Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-1005


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Recent news involving our students, faculty, and programs.

March 2015

Mortenson to become Dean at Baylor University

Theatre students expand their own 'modern family' with trip to Los Angeles

Arts & Sciences Diversity Lecture Series Grant applications due April 15

Political Science graduate program ranked number one

Pink and Purple Polyester Party Supports Johnson Cancer Research Center

New album featuring Music Assistant Professor tops Billboard charts

Weekend of Performing Arts Brings Purple to Kansas City


February 2015

American ethnic studies faculty testify at ethnic studies House Bill 2207 hearing

History Doctoral Students Enjoy Work at Eisenhower Museum

Exploring the Digital Humanities at K-State

Criminologist 'hacks' the hacker, explores meaning of hacking

Uwe Thumm, Physics, receives Humboldt award for lifetime research achievements

A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications students visit Costa Rica in joint tourism class in January

Five ArtSci students earn honors for presentations at annual K-INBRE bioscience symposium


January 2015

K-State nominates four ArtSci students for Goldwater Scholarship

ArtSci researchers introduce macrosystems approach to study stream ecology

Four ArtSci students nominated for Truman Scholarship

New exhibit by English students showcases history, culture behind everyday items used by ordinary people



December 2014

Air Force ROTC Cadets stand guard on Veterans Day

Kansas State University Marching Band named best in the land


November 2014

College of Arts & Sciences student a finalist in Rhodes Scholarship competition


October 2014

Geography alumnus to receive award, present lecture on marine conservation

College of Arts & Sciences hosts Eisenhower Circle Celebration fifth anniversary, honor distinguished alumni

Matthew Sanderson appointed visiting research fellow

Paul selected as delegate to UN Framework Convention on Climate Change

Air Force ROTC members attend annual marathon in Dayton

K-State's School of Music, Theatre, and Dance named All-Steinway School


August 2014

Mathematics students invited to present at prestigious undergraduate research conference


July 2014

Lt. Col. Snowden retires as K-State Air Force ROTC Commander


June 2014

Montelone reappointed as Associate Dean for Research

Eric Maatta reappointed as chemistry department head

Derek Hillard named interim modern languages department head

Bruce Glymour selected as philosophy department head


May 2014

Choma selected as interim assistant dean for diversity, recruitment and retention

Reaccreditation approved for A.Q. Miller School of Journalism and Mass Communications

Psychological Sciences Video Promotes Undergraduate Research

K-State track athlete continues his dream in AFROTC

Student’s poem ‘Leaf Passing’ sticks in contest


April 2014

School of Music, Theatre, and Dance Creates ‘Magic Everyday’ promotional video

Partnership between Sociology and RCPD leads to international award

University honoring alumnus, commencement speaker John Hofmeister with honorary doctorate


March 2014

Historian Ranin Kazemi wins prestigious fellowship

Arts & Sciences student a Harry S. Truman Scholarship finalist

A.Q. Miller School adopts student computer policy

Purple Masque theatre commemorates relocation with celebration for the public

Air Force ROTC beats national selection average of rated positions


February 2014

New women's study scholarship honors feminist activism

Bello earns Best Paper award

ArtSci student named Miss Kansas USA 2014

Harry Belafonte delivers keynote address for Black History Month

Chemistry professor targets brain cancer


January 2014

Three ArtSci students earn research honors at biomedical research symposium

Graduate programs ranked among nation's top-25


2014 State of the College (pdf)


Monthly Accomplishment Reports (pdf)